Golfing Union of Ireland Munster Branch

Munster Veterans Amateur Open

Venue: Lahinch GC (Castle)
Start Date: 23 Sep 2015 00:00
End Date: 24 Sep 2015 00:00

Entries Closed

G A (Tony) Finn (Cork) WINNER 2014

Munster Veterans Amateur Open Championship 2015
at Lahinch (Castle Course) 23-24 September

Any queries please contact
Golfing Union of Ireland (Munster Branch)
6 Townview, Mallow, Co Cork
Email: info@munster.gui.ie Tel: 022-21026 



1. General 
a) These Rules must be read in conjunction with the General Rules for Union Championships.
b) This Championship will be called the Munster Veterans Amateur Open Championship to be played annually under the control of the Championship Committee which will consist of Officials appointed by the Munster Branch of the Golfing Union of Ireland.  
2. Eligibility 
a) A player who turns 65 years of age on or before the first day of the Championship is eligible to compete. 
b) The penalty is disqualification.
3. Entries 
a) Entries must be made online through GUI website www.gui.ie/munster
b) The handicap limit, number of entries and entrance fee will be as decided from time to time by the Championship Committee. 
4. Format  
a) Each competitor will play one stroke round of 18 holes on two consecutive days, 36 holes in total.
5. Breaking of Ties 
a) If there is a tie for the Championship, the competitors concerned will immediately play a stipulated three holes by stroke play. 
b) If still tied, will play sudden death starting at the first hole of the stipulated three holes. 
c) Other ties will be decided as set out in the GUI Tournament Conditions Booklet.
6. Prizes 
a) The Winner of the Championship will be the Munster Veterans Amateur Champion Golfer of the Year. Prizes will be awarded as follows: Winner, Runner-up, Third, Best Nett 36 holes, 2nd Nett 36 holes, 3rd Nett 36 holes, Best Gross 1st 18, Best Nett 1st 18, Best Gross 2nd 18, Best Nett 2nd 18. No competitor will receive more than one prize. 
7. Practice 
a) Official practice day is generally the day prior to the commencement of the Championship at the discretionary times as arranged with the Secretary/Manager of the Housing Club 
8. Time of Starting & Groups 
a) Players will commence play at the time laid down by the Championship Committee as per 6-3 Rules of Golf. It may be necessary to change times/dates listed at the discretion of the Championship Committee with the approval of hosting Club.   
b) If a competitor fails to show at the tee without notification, entry may be refused the following year at the discretion of the Championship Committee.
9. Other 
Players shall play without undue delay and in accordance with any pace of play guidelines which may be laid down by the Championship Committee. 

N.B. Closing Date 1.00pm


The Golfing Union of Ireland Munster Branch does not take responsibility for accommodation list provided.